Care farming is a good thing for our society in lots of different ways. 

Benefits for service users

  • Improvements to mental and physical health
  • Increased self-confidence and self-worth
  • Reduced social isolation 

Benefits for health and social care providers

  •  An innovative and effective care option
  • Takes the strain from statutory services and the NHS

Benefits for farmers

  • Farmers have an alternative way to use their farm to provide health. social and education services in addition to or instead of commercial production

Why does care farming work?

Care farming is a powerful mix of nature, community and meaningful farming activity. Understand why care farming changes people's lives.

Who is care farming for?

Agricultural settings can help a wide range of people improve their health and wellbeing. Discover who can benefit from time spent care farming. 

What is care farming?

If you're new to care farming, you might be wondering what the term means. Find out exactly what care farming is and what care farms do.